New Year's Eve 2016

Join us in celebrating New Year’s Eve together this Thursday, 31st December 2015.

Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.
Romans 12:12

Prayer is not asking. Prayer is putting oneself in the hands of the of God, at His disposition, and listening to His voice in the depth of our hearts.
Mother Teresa

The programme will be as follows: praying hands

New Year's Eve at St. Marks

  • 19:30 – 20:00 ​Vespers
  • 20:00 – 20:05 ​Introduction to the Theme of the Night

First Watch – Prayer for My Family

  • 20:05 – 20:25 ​Prayer
  • 20:25 – 20:35 ​Talk
  • 20:30 – 20:40 ​Short Video
  • 20:40 – 20:55 ​Worship
  • 21:00 – 21:20 ​Primary School Performance

Second Watch – Prayer for the Church

  • 21:20 – 21:35 ​Prayer
  • 21:35 – 21:45 ​Talk
  • 21:45 – 21:50 ​Short Video
  • 21:50 – 21:05 ​Worship
  • 22:10 – 22:30 ​Secondary School Performance

Third Watch – Prayer for the World

  • 22:30 – 22:45 ​Prayer
  • 22:45 – 22:55 ​Talk
  • 22:55 – 23:00 ​Short Video
  • 23:00 – 23:15 ​Worship
  • 23:15 – 23:25 ​New Year Message from Fr Antonious Shenouda
  • 23:25 – 23:35 ​Contemplation Video
  • 23:35 – 23:50 ​Worship
  • 23:50 - 00:00 ​Prayer to Welcome the New Year
  • 00:00 - 00:05 ​Praise at the Start of the New Year
  • 00:15 - 02:00 ​Divine Liturgy

St Mark's Coptic Orthodox Church in London is one of the oldest Coptic churches in the lands of the immigration, and one of the first to be supported and cared for by our beloved patriarch, HH the late Pope Shenouda III.

  • St Mark's Coptic Orthodox Church
    Allen Street, Kensington
    London W8 6UX